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1956 United States national ice hockey team

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Group BEdit

Top two teams advanced to Medal Round.

Rank Team Pld W L T GF GA Pts
1 Flag of Czechoslovakia Czechoslovakia 22001264
2 Flag of the United States United States of America 2110742
3 Flag of Poland Poland 20203120
  • Czechoslovakia 4-3 USA
  • USA 4-0 Poland

Games for 1st-6th placesEdit

Rank Team Pld W L T GF GA Pts
1 Flag of the Soviet Union Soviet Union 550025510
Silver medal icon Flag of the United States United States of America 541026128
3 Canadian Red Ensign 1921 Canada 532023116
4 Flag of Sweden Sweden 513110173
5 Flag of Czechoslovakia Czechoslovakia 514020302
6 Flag of Germany-1960-Olympics Germany 50416351
  • USA 7-2 Germany (UTG)
  • USA 4-1 Canada
  • USA 6-1 Sweden
  • USSR 4-0 USA
  • USA 9-4 Czechoslovakia

Leading scorersEdit

Rk Team GP G A Pts
6th Flag of the United States John Mayasich 77310


Willard Ikola
Don Rigazio
Richard Rodenheiser
Daniel McKinnon
Ed Sampson
John Matchefts
Richard Meredith
Dick Dougherty
Ken Purpur
John Mayasich
Bill Cleary
Wellington Burtnett
Wendell Anderson
Gene Campbell
Gordon Christian
Weldon Olson
John Petroske

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